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Hamlet versus Lear

cultural politics and Shakespeare"s art

by R. A. Foakes

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York, NY .
Written in

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism, Textual,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616,
    • Politics and literature -- Great Britain,
    • Transmission of texts -- England,
    • Canon (Literature),
    • Tragedy

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-255) and index.

      StatementR.A. Foakes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR2965 .F6 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 262 p. ;
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1705958M
      ISBN 100521342929
      LC Control Number92007333

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King Lear and Hamlet are two works of literature that can be both compared and contrasted. Hamlet and Lear seem to be complete opposites on the surface. Hamlet is a young prince who is lost in a world of confusion and deception.

His father is brutally murdered by his uncle and he then must. forms the kernel of the book. Lear versus Hamlet: Hamlet, with its sense of history impinging on the consciousness and actions of the present, haunted by ghosts, and yet centered on a different kind of hero, one who circles around experience, thoughtful.

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I don’t have an ideal choice here. King Lear was the subject of a pointless controversy about “the two King Lears” in the s that resulted in a lot of academic bickering over whether the fairly similar Quarto and Folio versions of Lear should be treated as two separate entities as opposed to different working texts of a single eventually won out, but not before several.

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Hamlet wordt algemeen gezien als het eerste moderne theaterpersonage - hij dubt meer dan hij handelt. Als `halfwas voelt Hamlet zich bovendien verpletterd door de Brand: Prometheus, Uitgeverij.Nevertheless, when confronted by the soldiers, Lear claims his status as king.

We are tempted to laugh at this ragged madman calling himself a king, but of course in fact Lear is a king, if only in name.

This moment points to a central theme of King Lear: “king” is only a word, and without the power to enforce it, kingship is a laughable.